I want us to study the whole prophecy of Habakkuk to understand his message to the people of his time, AND to see how his message speaks to us in our day.
We will also look at how Paul took up Hab's message of living by faith in his letter to the Galatians.
In order to understand the prophetic books we must first consider the context – the time when they were written, & the condition of the people of Israel & Judah that the prophet is addressing.
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The LORD our Righteousness – Cranford, July 21, 2013.
Tony:Jeremiah 23:5 – 6
152 How sweet the name of Jesus sounds in a believer's ear
Ian:Children's talk (children stay with parents.)
578 I once was a stranger to grace and to God (Jehovah Tsidkenu)
568 My hope is built on nothing less than Jesus' blood and righteousness
Jer. 22:28 – 23:8
516 I hear thy welcome voice that calls me, Lord, to thee
Tony: Blessing 2 Peter 3:13-14
Matthew 24 Cranford September 16 2012. Read Psalm 24 314 Rejoice, the Lord is King Chorus Isaiah 5:1-7 315 Day of judgement 586 My hope is built Note - We have a congregation of various nationalities & native languages, so the readings are from the NIV. Preparation is done primarily using the KJV. We often hear Christians say, “Look at the state of the world. All the signs indicate that the Lord Jesus will come in the very near future.” They quote 2 Tim. 3, where Paul writes:
Ezekiel 37 Cranford May 22, 2011
Read Psalm 98
31 Sing to God (Ps 98)
918 He is Lord
Sheet – Prabhu hai - if Mrs Gill present
Ezekiel 37:1-14 English, then Urdu if Mrs Gill present
399 Revive thy work
398 O breath of life
Wind, breath & spirt
1. Introduction to Ezekiel's prophecy
2. The vision of the valley of dry bones
3. The message of the vision
4. What Jesus taught about spiritual life from the dead.
5. The resurrection a
Jude - Balaam Jude: 3Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write unto you of the common salvation, it was needful for me to write unto you, and exhort you that ye should earnestly contend for the faith which was once delivered unto the saints.
4For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.
5I will therefore put you in